Purpose of the Award: To recognize the outstanding achievement of 500 or more membership recruitment points.
The Award: A walnut plaque engraved with the name of the recruiter and Section.
Frequency: Once annually.
Eligibility: The recruiter must be an active AWWA member.
Nomination Procedure: None.
Award Determination: The recruiter must enlist enough members to receive 500 recruitment points and at least 250 points must have been earned with Individual Active or Operations/Administrative members. Recruiters earn five points for each Individual Active member and two points for each Student or Operations/Administrative member.
Recruiters earn points for organizational membership recruitment as follows:
Agencies and Individuals
AWWA staff tallies and analyzes the total number recruited on a calendar year basis to determine the top recruiter. The award determination period may be changed at AWWA's sole discretion.
* Classified by number of service connections.
** Classified by gross annual sales to the water supply industry.